Amateurs head to LETAS event

Alex Peters

Elite England Golf amateurs – led by women’s number one, Alex Peters – will tee off tomorrow in the WPGA International Challenge on the Ladies European Tour Access Series (LETAS).

The Challenge, which is the only LETAS event in the UK, is supported by England Golf and will take place at Stoke by Nayland Hotel Golf and Spa, on the Suffolk/Essex border, from September 26-28.

Invitations went to leading amateurs on the England Golf women’s order of merit, sponsored by Lorrin Golf. They will play in an international field which will include Alison Nicholas, Europe’s winning captain at the 2011 Solheim Cup and a past US Open champion.

The England Golf players are: Alex Peters (Notts Ladies’, Image © Leaderboard Photography), Gabriella Cowley (Brocket Hall), Rachael Goodall (Heswall), Emma Tayler (Saunton), Charlotte Thompson (Channels), Amber Ratcliffe (Royal Cromer), Kerry Smith (Waterlooville), Lucy Goddard (Mid Herts), Chelsea Masters (Highwoods, Bexhill), Poppy Finlay (Vicars Cross), Chloe Rogers (Braintree), Samantha Giles (St Mellion), Inci Mehmet (Wentworth), Gemma Clews (Delamere Forest), Abbey Gittings (Walmley), Sophie Powell (Stockport), Bethan Popel (Long Ashton).

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